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5. Using Butte College Library Resources
In this chapter, you will learn to use different resources in the Butte College Library by watching the following short videos.
Please note: As of Fall Semester 2013 we have a new online catalog and website. We are in the process of updating many of these videos. Please check back soon for links to new videos that will help you use all the new resources and services.
5.1 Library Web Site (video 1:55) - how to access the Library Web site
5.31 Simple Search (video coming soon) - how to use Simple Search to find books, and understanding the Search Results display
5.32 Advanced Search (video coming soon) - how to use Advanced Search to find books, and how to open an e-book from the Search Results
5.33 Locating Books in the Library (video 3:22) - how to locate a book using the call number
5.34 Placing a hold for a book at Main campus or Chico center - (video coming soon) how to make an online request for a book to be held for you at the Main Campus or Chico Center.
(video coming soon) - how to make a book request online
- eBook Collection at EBSCOhost (video coming soon) - how to locate, search, and navigate eBooks in the EBSCOHost collection
- Gale Virtual Reference (video coming soon) - how to locate, search, and navigate eBooks in the Gale Virtual Reference collection
5.4 Article Databases
5.41 Butte College Library Research Databases (video 1:40) - how to access research databases, and how the databases are organized
5.42 Proquest Direct (video 5:43) - how to perform a search for relevant results in Proquest; search results display, and other useful features
5.43 Academic Search Premier (video 2:47) - how to perform a search for relevant results in Academic Search Premier; search results display, and other useful features
5.44 Finding Newspaper Articles (video 4:59) - using NewsBank and other databases to find newspaper articles